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Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States of America

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States of America

$16.95
By Howard L. Bingham and Max Wallace In 1966 Muhammad Ali announced his intention to refuse induction into the United States Army as a conscientious objector. This set off a...
Reconstructing Reconstruction: The Supreme Court and the Production of Historical Truth

Reconstructing Reconstruction: The Supreme Court and the Production of Historical Truth

$26.95
By Pamela Brandwein Was slavery over when slaves gained formal emancipation? Was it over when the social, economic, and political situation for African Americans no longer mimicked the conditions of...
Storm Center: The Supreme Court, 12th Ed.

Storm Center: The Supreme Court, 12th Ed.

$37.95
By David M. O'Brien An inside look at the workings of the Supreme Court.In this engaging and illuminating narrative of the Supreme Court, David M. O’Brien shows students how the...
Words that Changed America: Great Speeches That Inspired, Challenged, Healed, and Enlightened

Words that Changed America: Great Speeches That Inspired, Challenged, Healed, and Enlightened

$12.95
Paperback Edited by Alex Barnett From George Washington to Martin Luther King to George W. Bush--inspiring speeches from American history.

Contempt of Court, The turn-of-The Century lynching that launched a hundred years of Federalism

$20.00
By Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips In this profound and fascinating book, the authors revisit an overlooked Supreme Court decision that changed forever how justice is carried out in the...
The Supreme Court - An Essential History, Second Edition

The Supreme Court - An Essential History, Second Edition

$34.95
By Peter Charles Hoffer, William James Hull Hoffer, N.E.H. Hull For more than two centuries, the U.S. Supreme Court has provided a battleground for nearly every controversial issue in our nation’s history....
Justice Brennan: Liberal Champion

Justice Brennan: Liberal Champion

$30.00
By Seth Stern  Before his death, William Brennan granted Stephen Wermiel access to volumes of personal and court materials that are sealed to the public until 2017. These are what...
The Great Dissenter, The Story of John Marshall Harlan, Hard Cover

The Great Dissenter, The Story of John Marshall Harlan, Hard Cover

$21.99
By Peter S. Canellos The “superb” (The Guardian) biography of an American who stood against all the forces of Gilded Age America to fight for civil rights and economic freedom:...
Mendez v. Westminster: School Desegregation and Mexican-American Rights

Mendez v. Westminster: School Desegregation and Mexican-American Rights

$16.95
*Hard-signed By Philippa Strum While Brown v. Board of Education remains much more famous, Mendez v. Westminster School District (1947) was actually the first case in which segregation in education...
Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices

Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices

$18.00 – $30.00
By Noah Feldman A tiny, ebullient Jew who started as America's leading liberal and ended as its most famous judicial conservative. A Klansman who became an absolutist advocate of free...
Lochner v. New York: Economic

Lochner v. New York: Economic Regulation on Trial

$16.95
By Paul Kens Lochner v. New York (1905), which pitted a conservative activist judiciary against a reform-minded legislature, remains one of the most important and most frequently cited cases in...
The Free Press Crisis of 1800: Thomas Cooper's Trial for Seditious Libel

The Free Press Crisis of 1800: Thomas Cooper's Trial for Seditious Libel

$14.95
By Peter Charles Hoffer The far-reaching Sedition Act of 1798 was introduced by Federalists to suppress Republican support of French revolutionaries and imposed fines and imprisonment "if any person shall...

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